The St. Louis Cardinals (93-69) will take on the Philadelphia Phillies (87-75) on Saturday. Aaron Nola will get the ball for Philadelphia while St. Louis counter with Miles Mikolas. Albert Pujols has led the way for the Cardinals starting lineup recently, batting .300 with 3 home runs and 10 RBI over the club's last ten games.

Updated: 2 hours ago

Cardinals Starting Lineup

1. L. Nootbaar , (L), CF
2. A. Pujols , (R), DH
3. P. Goldschmidt , (R), 1B
4. N. Arenado , (R), 3B
5. B. Donovan , (L), 2B
6. J. Yepez , (R), RF
7. C. Dickerson , (L), LF
8. Y. Molina , (R), C
9. T. Edman , (S), SS
Pos Pitcher
P Miles Mikolas M. Mikolas (R)
Pos Pitcher GS Record ERA IP Batters Faced Hits Runs HR Allowed BB SO K% BB% WHIP BABIP
P Miles Mikolas M. Mikolas (R) 32 12-13 3.29 202.1 805 170 81 25 39 153 19.0% 04.8% 1.03 .250
Pos Hitter Order G PA Hits 1B 2B 3B HR RBI Runs SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
CF Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar (L) 1 108 347 66 33 16 3 14 40 53 4 1 .228 .340 .448 .788
DH Albert Pujols A. Pujols (R) 2 109 350 83 45 14 0 24 68 42 1 2 .270 .346 .550 .896
1B Paul Goldschmidt P. Goldschmidt (R) 3 151 649 178 102 41 0 35 115 106 7 0 .317 .404 .578 .982
3B Nolan Arenado N. Arenado (R) 4 148 620 163 90 42 1 30 103 73 5 3 .293 .358 .533 .891
2B Brendan Donovan B. Donovan (L) 5 126 467 110 83 21 1 5 45 64 2 3 .281 .394 .379 .773
RF Juan Yepez J. Yepez (R) 6 76 274 64 39 13 0 12 30 27 0 0 .253 .296 .447 .743
LF Corey Dickerson C. Dickerson (L) 7 97 297 75 51 17 1 6 36 28 0 0 .267 .300 .399 .699
C Yadier Molina Y. Molina (R) 8 80 270 56 43 8 0 5 24 19 2 0 .214 .233 .302 .535
SS Tommy Edman T. Edman (S) 9 153 629 153 105 31 4 13 57 95 32 3 .265 .324 .400 .724

Most Common Cardinals Lineups

7 Games
1. Tommy Edman
2. Dylan Carlson
3. Paul Goldschmidt
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Albert Pujols
6. Tyler O'Neill
7. Paul DeJong
8. Yadier Molina
9. Lars Nootbaar
5 Games
1. Tommy Edman
2. Paul Goldschmidt
3. Tyler O'Neill
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Albert Pujols
6. Dylan Carlson
7. Harrison Bader
8. Yadier Molina
9. Paul DeJong
4 Games
1. Lars Nootbaar
2. Brendan Donovan
3. Paul Goldschmidt
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Corey Dickerson
6. Tyler O'Neill
7. Nolan Gorman
8. Andrew Knizner
9. Tommy Edman
3 Games
1. Brendan Donovan
2. Tommy Edman
3. Paul Goldschmidt
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Corey Dickerson
6. Tyler O'Neill
7. Nolan Gorman
8. Yadier Molina
9. Lars Nootbaar
3 Games
1. Tommy Edman
2. Brendan Donovan
3. Paul Goldschmidt
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Nolan Gorman
6. Juan Yepez
7. Dylan Carlson
8. Lars Nootbaar
9. Ivan Herrera
3 Games
1. Tommy Edman
2. Nolan Gorman
3. Paul Goldschmidt
4. Nolan Arenado
5. Brendan Donovan
6. Dylan Carlson
7. Juan Yepez
8. Harrison Bader
9. Andrew Knizner

2022 Recent Cardinals Lineups

Game Score Starting Pitcher 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10/9 vs PHI L 0-2 Miles Mikolas M. Mikolas (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar Albert Pujols A. Pujols Paul Goldschmidt P. Goldschmidt Nolan Arenado N. Arenado Brendan Donovan B. Donovan Juan Yepez J. Yepez Corey Dickerson C. Dickerson Yadier Molina Y. Molina Tommy Edman T. Edman
10/7 vs PHI L 3-6 Jose Quintana J. Quintana (L), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar Albert Pujols A. Pujols Paul Goldschmidt P. Goldschmidt Nolan Arenado N. Arenado Brendan Donovan B. Donovan Dylan Carlson D. Carlson Corey Dickerson C. Dickerson Yadier Molina Y. Molina Tommy Edman T. Edman
10/5 @ PIT L 3-5 Juan Carlos Oviedo J. C. Oviedo (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar Tommy Edman T. Edman Nolan Arenado N. Arenado Corey Dickerson C. Dickerson Juan Yepez J. Yepez Alec Burleson A. Burleson Dylan Carlson D. Carlson Andrew Knizner A. Knizner Paul DeJong P. DeJong
10/4 @ PIT W 8-7 JT Brubaker J. Brubaker (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Brendan Donovan B. Donovan Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar Paul Goldschmidt P. Goldschmidt Albert Pujols A. Pujols Alec Burleson A. Burleson Juan Yepez J. Yepez Dylan Carlson D. Carlson Andrew Knizner A. Knizner Paul DeJong P. DeJong
10/3 @ PIT L 2-3 Mitch Keller M. Keller (R), 0 IP, 0 SO, 0 ER, ND Brendan Donovan B. Donovan Lars Nootbaar L. Nootbaar Paul Goldschmidt P. Goldschmidt Albert Pujols A. Pujols Corey Dickerson C. Dickerson Juan Yepez J. Yepez Dylan Carlson D. Carlson Andrew Knizner A. Knizner Paul DeJong P. DeJong

Miles Mikolas vs. the Phillies

  • The Cardinals will send Mikolas (12-13) to the mound for his 33rd start this season.
  • The right-hander's last appearance came in relief on Monday when he threw 3 2/3 innings out of the bullpen against the Pittsburgh Pirates, giving up one earned run while allowing three hits.
  • The 34-year-old has pitched in 33 games this season with an ERA of 3.29 and 6.8 strikeouts per nine innings, with an opponent batting average of .224.
  • In 32 starts this season, he's earned 22 quality starts.
  • The Phillies are batting .252 this season, ninth in MLB. They have a team slugging percentage of .421 (sixth in the league) with 205 home runs.

Cardinals vs. Aaron Nola

  • Nola makes the start for the Phillies, his 32nd of the season. He is 11-12 with a 3.25 ERA and 235 strikeouts through 205 innings pitched.
  • In his last appearance on Tuesday, the right-hander tossed 6 2/3 scoreless innings against the Houston Astros while surrendering two hits.
  • The 29-year-old has a 3.25 ERA and 10.3 strikeouts per nine innings in 32 games this season, while allowing a batting average of .218 to his opponents.

Cardinals Betting Trends

  • The Cardinals have been underdogs in 65 games this season and won 28 (43.1%) of those contests.
  • St. Louis has a record of 18-33, a 35.3% win rate, when they're set as an underdog of +104 or more by bookmakers this season.
  • The Cardinals have a 49% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • Games involving St. Louis have gone over the total set by bookmakers in 79 of 167 chances this season.
  • The Cardinals are 87-80-0 ATS in their 167 games with a spread this season.

Cardinals Injury News

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  • Álex Reyes: 60 Day Injury List (Shoulder)
  • Ryan Helsley: Day-to-day (Finger)